S. 2973 (96th): A bill to amend the Securities Act of 1933, the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the Investment Company Act of 1940 to clarify exemptions from such Acts for the funding by insurance companies of certain employee benefit plans.


Jul 25, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 25, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Paul Sarbanes

Senator from Maryland


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Summary (CRS)

7/25/1980--Introduced.Amends the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to revise provisions exempting specified securities from such Acts to:(1) include within the exemption, interest in a ... Read more >

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Jul 25, 1980

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1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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H.R. 7667 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 25, 1980

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